N.C. district develops exams for subjects not tested by the state

12/15/2011 | Charlotte Observer (N.C.), The

A North Carolina district has developed more than 50 exams to test subject areas, such as journalism and kindergarten skills, that are not assessed by state standardized tests. Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools had planned to use the exams beginning this year to evaluate students' and teachers' achievement. The exams, however, are being used only as a diagnostic tool for now, an official said, adding that the district wants to avoid duplicating efforts under way at the state level.

View Full Article in:

Charlotte Observer (N.C.), The

Published in Brief:

SmartBrief Job Listings for Education

Job Title Company Location
Content Design Manager, Science
Multiple Locations, SL_Multiple Locations
Sr. Technical Product Manager
Portland, OR
Program Officer, Teacher Development
Knowles Science Teaching Foundation
Moorestown, NJ
Production Manager, Education and Leadership
Asia Society
New York, NY
CONTRACT - Education Consultants
East Coast, Phoenix, Los Angeles, SL_Multiple Locations